Veronica & Corey's

Black Sand Beach Elopement

By Adventure Elopement Team Kelsi and Patrick Nichols of Eternal Tides Photography

Elopements are becoming increasingly popular as couples choose to break away from tradition and create an intimate, personal experience to celebrate their love. For Veronica and Corey, the perfect elopement meant exchanging vows on a secluded black sand beach on Hawai'i's Big Island. In this blog post, we'll dive into the details of their special day and provide some tips for planning your own unforgettable elopement in Hawai'i.

The day began with a visit to a local bakery to indulge in some delicious Hawaiian malasadas. Veronica and Corey had been looking forward to this treat for weeks and wanted to start their special day with something sweet. After a few bites, they hit the road towards their secluded wedding location. The drive was an adventure in itself, as they navigated the bumpy and winding road leading to the beach. But the stunning views of the lush Hawaiian landscape made it all worthwhile. They were filled with excitement and anticipation as they approached the black sand beach and saw the gentle waves lapping at the shore.

As they walked hand-in-hand along the beach, they felt the warm glow of the setting sun on their skin. The scenery was breathtaking, with the black sand creating a dramatic contrast against the turquoise waters and the orange sky. They had chosen this location specifically for its beauty and seclusion, and it did not disappoint. When it was time to exchange their vows, Veronica and Corey stood facing each other, the only two people on the beach. They had written their own personal vows, filled with promises of love, support, and commitment to each other. As they spoke, their voices were filled with emotion, and tears flowed freely. It was an incredibly intimate and meaningful moment, one they would never forget. After they exchanged rings and sealed their commitment with a kiss, they took some time to soak in the experience. They danced on the sand, enjoying the moment and each other's company. They felt incredibly fortunate to have found each other and to have celebrated their love in such a special way.

As the sun disappeared behind the horizon, they took some stunning photos to remember their special day forever. The soft and golden light of the sunset created a beautiful atmosphere, and the black sand made for a unique and unforgettable backdrop. As the night fell, they took a moment to reflect on their elopement experience. They both felt that it was the perfect choice for them, allowing them to focus on their love and commitment to each other without the distractions of a big wedding. They both agreed that they would do it all again in a heartbeat.

Veronica and Corey's elopement experience is a beautiful reminder that weddings don't have to be big and extravagant to be special. If you're considering an elopement, Hawai'i's Big Island offers plenty of stunning locations, such as secluded black sand beaches, to make your day unforgettable. And with an experienced Hawai'i elopement photographer by your side, you can ensure that your memories will be captured perfectly. Whether you're dreaming of a sunset ceremony, a waterfall elopement, or something completely unique, we're here to help you plan and capture your perfect day. Contact us today to learn more!